Dvarakesha, Dvārakeśa, Dvaraka-isha: 6 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Dvārakeśa can be transliterated into English as Dvarakesa or Dvarakesha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Dvārakeśa (द्वारकेश).—epithets of Kṛṣṇa.

Derivable forms: dvārakeśaḥ (द्वारकेशः).

Dvārakeśa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dvārakā and īśa (ईश). See also (synonyms): dvārikeśa, dvārakānātha, dvārikānātha, dvārakāpati, dvārikāpati.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Dvārakeśa (द्वारकेश).—m.

(-śaḥ) A name of Krishna. E. dvāraka as above, and īśa master.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

Dvārakeśa (द्वारकेश) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—Nityasevāvidhi.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Dvārakeśa (द्वारकेश):—[from dvārakā > dvāḥ] m. ‘lord of D°’, Name of Kṛṣṇa, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Dvārakeśa (द्वारकेश):—[dvārake+śa] (śaḥ) 1. m. Krishna.

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Dvarakesha in German

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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